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Soundtrack Of A Photograph, Part 16- My Four Seasons

My Four Seasons-Spring


“A spark of life on a wire from heaven”

I was not going to mention this. Really I wasn’t…but I am convinced that failure to mention it will be met with stern looks and raised eyebrows in my direction.   2,850 more words

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Week ending 2/28/15: #1 singles this week in country music history

1955 (Sales): In The Jailhouse Now — Webb Pierce (Decca)

1955 (Jukebox): More and More — Webb Pierce (Decca)

1955 (Disc Jockeys): … 64 more words


OLD DOGS and CHILDREN and WATERMELON WINE: Life in the 80s...and we're not talking about the decade of big hair & shoulder pads

Introduction from editor/daughter Maggie: I have the pleasure of hearing my mom and dad’s funny stories at least once a week when we talk on the phone. 3,288 more words

Homecoming: Perfectly Pleasant, Acutely Sad

I had lunch with a good friend a few months back when we happened to cross briefly in the same city.  We had remained in touch over recent years with occasional emailed updates on family, work, and travels but hadn’t seen each other for probably five years or so.  508 more words


That's How I Got To Memphis

memphis is a stand-in, for wherever you are right now, that it really means that’s how I got here. – Charlie Skinner, The Newsroom Season 3. 

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The Immortal Jukebox A9 : Tom T Hall - It Sure Gets Cold In Des Moines


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‘ I was much too far out all my life – And not waving but drowning’
(Stevie Smith)

‘Looking at the moon all col and wite and oansome. 1,747 more words